Summer adventures at Wentworth Castle Gardens

Whatever the weather, we've got everything you need for an unforgettable family day out. Discover seasonal displays around the gardens, watch wildlife in the parkland or just burn off some energy in the great outdoors.

Two children setting off along a path to do a winter trail activity. Both are wearing wellies and one has a bright blue coat with white spots on

Winter activities for families at Wentworth Castle Gardens

Join in the family fun this winter with Percy the Park Keeper and his animal friends, as they give nature a helping hand.

Image of Joanne Hall's sculpture, 'In the Between'

Invasive Species: Shaping the Landscape

Twelve contemporary sculptures by members of Yorkshire Sculptors Group will be on display in the formal gardens over the summer.

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'50 things to do before you're 11¾' at Wentworth Castle Gardens

Get your kids closer to nature with ‘50 things to do before you’re 11¾’ at Wentworth Castle Gardens.

The Sun Monument at Wentworth Castle Gardens, Yorkshire

Sun Monument History Walk

This summer, embark on a history walk to the Sun Monument and discover the remarkable story of medical pioneer Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, who overcame prejudice against both gender and race to introduce preventative medicine to Britain 300 years ago.

preview of Frame your world resource

Frame your World

Discover fresh ways of looking in our photography guide, designed especially for Wentworth Castle Gardens.

Image from the Moments in Time Exhibition at Wentworth Castle Gardens

The 'Moments in Time' Exhibition at Wentworth Castle Gardens

The ‘Moments in Time’ exhibition will feature in the Long Barn display cases and focuses on nature, with artwork by Louise Wright and haiku poetry by volunteer, Richard Hargreaves​. Why not write your own Haiku poetry this half-term and share using #WentworthHaiku ?

Visitors walking around the mansion house at Wentworth Castle

Walks at Wentworth Castle Gardens

Breathe in the fresh air at Wentworth Castle Gardens by embarking on a beautiful self-led walk.